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The No-Fuss Way to Straighten Your Horizons in Photoshop

No matter what type of photography you create, nothing screams “snapshot” more than an off-kilter horizon. This is especially true for landscape …

Digital Photography

5 Composition Techniques That Go Beyond the Rule of Thirds

We all know about the rule of thirds by now, but there’s a lot more to framing a photo. This video by photographer Wayne Moran is a simple and yet …

Top 10 Most Famous Photographers of All Time

If you want to take truly memorable and moving photographs, you can learn something by studying the pictures of famous photographers. Some of the …

Best Photography Blogs to Check Out

There is always more than meets the eye when it comes to photography. You can never be quite sure if other people will understand you or your work as …

Photography

The Urban Photographer's Daily Bag

A photographer's bag needs to hit that sweet spot of being lightweight while still holding everything needed for a day of shooting. Reader Long …

The Ona Bowery Camera Bag — Tools and Toys

Every so often I come across a product that is special. I don’t use ‘special’ lightly, but I think it applies in this case with the Ona Bowery. …

How to Create Value for Yourself as a Music Photographer

Every year the barrier of entry for music photography seems to get lower. This isn’t a bad thing, in fact I think it’s awesome. But what it means is …

Bands

7 Creative Photography Tricks to Achieve Amazing Results

Whether you’re a beginner in photography or pursue it as a hobby, we're pretty sure you’re always eager to learn some interesting tricks that will …

One Photographer’s Reflections on Making His Own Instant Photo Press Camera

One of the most important decisions a photographer can make is picking a camera, and with all the different kinds out there, everyone has options. …

5 Tips for Shooting Concerts from Music Photographer Todd Owyoung

Todd Owyoung is not only a highly accomplished music photographer, he’s also an avid blogger, and graphic designer for the marketing team here at …

This ‘Forwards’ Video is Actually ‘Backwards’

This isn’t related to still photography, but we occasionally share some creative ideas from the world of video. The short film above by Eran Amir is …

Picattoo Turns Your Favorite Instagram Photos Into Temporary Tattoos

Picattoo is a new service by INK361 that turns your Instagram photographs into temporary tattoos that you can decorate your body with.<p>The tattoos can …

Breathtaking Normandy

Get an inspiring email of amazing stories each week with the Exposure Weekly Selects, a curated selection of suggested members, personal and …

France

Go-go GoPro Accessories

Go big or go home? Your GoPro is capable of both those things and so much more.<p>You’re gonna go big and beyond with these GoPro Accessories.<p>Four items …

Terra Firma: Portrait of a Planet - Photographs by Richard Waite | LensCulture

<i>“To the complaint, 'There are no people in these photographs,' I respond, There are always two people: the photographer and the viewer.”</i><p><i>—Ansel Adams</i><p>For over 10 years, photographer Richard Waite has been traveling around the world, seeking out the most remote (and extraordinary) landscapes that the …

40 Movies About Photography Every Photographer Should Watch - Resource

Adam SherwinJuly 10, 2014<p>Film making and photography go hand-in-hand. In film making, the art of cinematography is lost with photography. The skill …

Gear Avoidance Syndrome: It Might be Healthy for Your Photography

GAS, also known as Gear Acquisition Syndrome, is very common among photographers. It simply means that you just can’t get enough new lenses, …

Adobe Lightroom 6 Will Only Be Compatible with 64-Bit Operating Systems

If you want to stay up to date with Adobe’s Lightroom software, you’ll need to make sure you’re up to date with the latest operating systems. Adobe …

Software

Photography Predictions for 2015 And a Quick Look Back at 2014

Let’s start by taking a little look back at my predictions for 2014. At the beginning of the year, I suggested that apart from the D4 upgrade and a …

Pictures of the Week 1.22.15

My 69 Mistakes With Film

The first mistake I made was hate on film photography when I knew nothing about it. My earliest experience with 35mm was on my 10th birthday. I got a …

Disabled Photographer Petitioning Canon to Make a DSLR for Left-Handed People

Throughout the history of photography, cameras have mostly been designed with right handed people in mind. For DSLRs in particular, the shutter …

Kredo is a New iPad Portfolio App That Lets You Show Photos In Their Full Glory

Online creative portfolio service Format has launched a sleek new iPad portfolio app called Kredo. In addition to being a way to share your best …

8 Most Commonly Forgotten Steps In Your Photography Workflow

In the era of ADHD and burdensome multitasking, making mistakes and forgetting certain aspects of the creative workflow is common. But it's not …

What Outdoor Photos Would Look Like with Other Stars and Planets as Our Sun and Moon

The photo illustration above shows what a photo of a sunset here on Earth would look like if the sun were replaced with Arcturus, one of the …

Astronomy

Shooting the Movie Poster for Step Up All In

When Summit Entertainment tapped me to shoot the Movie Poster for <i>Step Up All In</i> I was super excited. Combining professional dancers who can pull off …

Mother Love: A Photographer’s Journey in the Reborn Subculture of Realistic Dolls

While pursuing a self-portrait project about motherhood, photographer Jamie Diamond stumbled upon the world of reborn dolls. These are realistic …

Photographer Suing Nike for Ripping Off His Photo for Its Iconic Jordan ‘Jumpman’ Logo

A photographer has filed a copyright lawsuit against Nike, accusing the global athletic brand of ripping off his photograph of Michael Jordan to …